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Title: US $ 3.00
Date: 1852-07-01
Object Name: paper money
Classification: North American
Issuing Authorities:
Merchants' Bank, Washington, D.C.
Merchants' Bank, Washington, D. C.
Mint: North America, United States, Washington, District of Columbia
Technique: printed
Medium: paper
Dimensions: Overall: 7.9 x 18.2 cm (3 1/8 x 7 3/16 in.)
Inscription: Obverse: No 1121 A
Description: Central vignette: Female native American seated left, head lowered, with bow in left, arrow in right, quiver at shoulder. Image surrounded by State coats of arms? Flags left and right, cannon and drum left and sextant, sickle, grain and bale to right. Portrait medallion left of bust of Andrew Jackson. Right vignette of female left facing holding caduceus in raised left and sickle in lowered right. She leans left elbow on sheaf of grain. Lower central vignette of steam train right. Serial number 1121 upper right centre. Signatures: J. Bell (Cashier), W. Evans (President).
Accession Number: NG.1979.5.33